Information about Steven Finch

Steven Finch received his B.A. in Mathematics from Oberlin College in 1982 and his M.S. in Applied Mathematics from the University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign) in 1985. He worked in statistical weather forecasting for nine years, first at The Analytic Sciences Corporation (TASC) and then at MIT Lincoln Laboratory. He was a technical writer at MathSoft Inc. from 1995 to 2002, held biostatistics programming positions at the Boston University School of Public Health and at Tufts-New England Medical Center, and now is Statistical Computing Scientist/Preceptor at the Harvard University Department of Statistics. Finch is also honored to have received a Book Fellowship from the Clay Mathematics Institute beginning in 2004, and a Ford award for expository excellence in 2005. In his other life, he is a piano accompanist and composer, and appears frequently as a classical recitalist and choral singer. A compact disc recording, entitled An Apple Gathering, of entirely original vocal music is available for purchase; it features the extraordinary choral group Boston Secession and acclaimed concert soprano Nancy Armstrong.

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